Gary Sinise & Fred Funk to Present the Lt. Dan Invitational Golf Tournament This November

Gary Sinise &  Fred Funk to Present the Lt. Dan Invitational Golf Tournament This NovemberCresa, the world's largest tenant representation firm, announced that it was creating, in conjunction with Gary Sinise and Fred Funk, the Lt. Dan Invitational Golf Tournament, to be held November 2 - 4, 2014 immediately following the Schwab Cup Championship at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Gary Sinise and Cresa brand ambassador Fred Funk will host the event, a two-day, 36 Hole, two-person best ball national golf competition, with proceeds benefitting the Gary Sinise Foundation. The event will open with a performance by Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band followed the next evening by country music award winning artist Colt Ford. Applications for two-person teams to play in the event are now being accepted at

The Gary Sinise Foundation serves the nation by honoring its defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need by creating and supporting unique programs designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen, and build communities.

CEO Jim Leslie said, "Cresa has a long history of supporting our communities, and we are thrilled to support this unique golf event. What Gary has been doing for our veterans since playing the role of Lt. Dan in Forrest Gump has been truly remarkable but there is much more to do. We hope that by bringing together our relationships, including our PGA Tour brand ambassadors, Fred Funk and Brendan Steele, it will create a significant fund raising opportunity for this worthy cause. Our corporate mission has always been 'Do the Right Thing' and this is just one more example of how we operate," he added.

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